During his confirmation hearing on Jan. 15, 2019, attorney general nominee William Barr said he would not go after marijuana companies that have operated in compliance with earlier Justice Department…
Newly sworn-in Democratic Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker confirmed in his inaugural address Jan. 14, 2019, that he plans to make good on a campaign promise to legalize marijuana. “In the…
Bowing to pressure from nearby states that are moving to legalize marijuana, Democratic Rhode Island Gov. Gina Raimondo, who has long remained reluctant about the issue, says she will formally…
Thirteen mayoral candidates in Chicago were asked whether they support marijuana legalization during a forum Jan. 10, 2019. All 13 said yes, although some tried to qualify their answers. Democratic…